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2005-08-16 15:46:26

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (Reuters) - A federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that former Arkansas Gov. Jim Guy Tucker cannot withdraw his guilty plea in a tax law violation related to the Whitewater investigation into his predecessor, former President Bill Clinton. Tucker pleaded guilty in 1998 to concealing from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service the value of a cable television system in Florida that he and two partners sold. He later said the amount of tax owed was excessive and his...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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